Dr. Seuss was an American writer and cartoonist best known for authoring his wide range of children's books, which are still hugely popular to this day. His birthday, March 2nd, is still a big milestone in the literary world. If you're a fan of Dr. Seuss' works or you need a great costume for Book Week, we have plenty of great ideas for you!
About Dr. Seuss
Dr. Seuss was born Theodor Seuss Geisel on March 2nd, 1904. Throughout his adult life he used his immense creativity and imagination to author a huge series of children's books that are not only exciting and interesting, but still maintain their popularity in modern times. His books have sold over 600 million copies worldwide, and have been translated into more than 20 different languages by the time of his death in 1991. Over the course of his career, Dr. Seuss published over 60 children's books, which have themselves seen a variety of adaptations in media, including television specials, feature films, television series, and even a Broadway musical! Some of Dr. Seuss' most popular books include Horton Hears a Who!, The Cat in the Hat, How the Grinch Stole Christmas!, Green Eggs and Ham, and The Lorax.
There are plenty of reasons to dress up as one of Dr. Seuss' wonderful characters. Maybe you're going to a general fancy dress party, or one that is childhood themed? Dr. Seuss characters also make perfect costumes for Book Week! The options are endless.
Arguably the most popular Dr. Seuss character is The Cat in the Hat himself! We have so many great items available for this guy, including full costumes for both adults and children, as well as accessory kits, t-shirt kits, hats, gloves, bow ties, and more. You can also dress up as Thing 1 or Thing 2 from the same story! We also have super cute costumes and accessories available from Horton Hears a Who! and How the Grinch Stole Christmas!, which is also a great idea for your Christmas costume this year!
Whether it's for Book Week, Christmas, a themed party, or just to celebrate your favourite children's author, grab yourself a magical Dr. Seuss costume today!